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from Barcelona to Málaga

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30 Nov
£95Renfe AVE
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£41Ryanair
Wed
1 Dec
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£18Ryanair
Thu
2 Dec
£183Renfe AVE
£62Flixbus
£34Ryanair
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3 Dec
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£75Ryanair
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4 Dec
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£66Flixbus
£74Air Europa
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5 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
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£57Ryanair
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6 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
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£45Ryanair
Tue
7 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
£115Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Wed
8 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
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£34Ryanair
Thu
9 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
£80Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Fri
10 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
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£14Ryanair
Sat
11 Dec
£74Renfe AVE
£71Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Sun
12 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
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£14Ryanair
Mon
13 Dec
£74Renfe AVE
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£18Ryanair
Tue
14 Dec
£63Renfe AVE
£58Flixbus
£14Ryanair
Wed
15 Dec
£74Renfe AVE
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£14Ryanair
Thu
16 Dec
£85Renfe AVE
£97Flixbus
£18Ryanair
Fri
17 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
£124Flixbus
£28Ryanair
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18 Dec
£95Renfe AVE
£124Flixbus
£37Ryanair
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19 Dec
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£38Ryanair

Travel Information between Barcelona and Málaga

distanceDistance477 miles (769 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or train
priceTicket price range£63 - £96
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Renfe AVE

Travel 477 miles (769 km) by flight or train to Málaga from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £63. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Vueling or Renfe AVE among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Málaga.

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Travel from Barcelona to Málaga
Travel to Málaga easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Málaga.
FAQs
How do I travel from Barcelona to Málaga?

There are 2 travel options from Barcelona to Málaga: flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Málaga?

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Málaga. Tickets for a flight cost on average £63.

This is compared to other travel options to Málaga:

A flight is generally £33 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £96 from Barcelona to Málaga.

What is the fastest way to Málaga from Barcelona?

The fastest way from Barcelona to Málaga is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options between Barcelona and Málaga can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 56 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Barcelona and Málaga

You should expect to travel around 477 miles (769 km) from Barcelona to Málaga.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Barcelona to Málaga?

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Málaga is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Málaga from Barcelona as scheduled services by flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Barcelona to Málaga, where do I depart from Barcelona and where do I arrive in Málaga?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Málaga:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Malaga Airport.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Malaga María Zambrano.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Málaga?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Málaga:

  • You can travel to Málaga from Barcelona by flight with Vueling. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £63 with Vueling from Barcelona to Málaga.
  • You can go to Málaga from Barcelona by train with Renfe AVE. You'll see cheap train tickets for £96 with Renfe AVE from Barcelona to Málaga on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Málaga from Barcelona ends?
Omio customers who travel from Barcelona to Málaga often also extend their holiday to go to Madrid, Sevilla or Granada. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Málaga and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets to Málaga from Barcelona online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Barcelona to Málaga, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is £63 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £96 one way.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Málaga tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.